Tuesday, January 5, 2016
One of our favorite things to do every holiday season is to reflect on what we've read during the year. Here are our top picks for 2015.
Best book that I can't believe I didn't know existed until this year – ROOFTOPPERS by Katherine Rundell
Made me see the world differently – THE DARKEST PART OF THE FOREST by Holly Black
When I finished this, I instantly went back to the beginning for a re-read – THE ACCIDENT SEASON by Moira Fowley-Doyle
Favourite – NIMONA by Noelle Stevenson
BETWEEN SHADES OF GRAY by Ruta Sepetys – This book is slug me in the gut good.
DREAMS OF GODS AND MONSTERS by Laini Taylor – Looove this book, this series, this writer. Manically love it!
CODE NAME VERITY by Elizabeth Wein – Amazing.
A fantastic adventure that kind of flew under the radar (pun intended) – BLACK DOVE WHITE RAVEN by Elizabeth Wein
A haunting tale (pun intended) of fierce friendships – THE WALLS AROUND US by Nova Ren Suma
Heart-wrenching, well-written, thoughtful, and timely (no puns for this one) – CONVICTION by Kelly Loy Gilbert
INKHEART by Cornelia Funke – I put off reading this for so long because the movie was so mediocre. But the book is beautifully written.
NIGHTBIRD by Alice Hoffman – Magical Middle Grade that made me crave pie. A lot.
THE MARTIAN by Andy Weir – Science Fiction often lacks heart, but this book had so many characters that made me fall in love unexpectedly.
What were your favorite reads of 2015?
- 2017 (1)
- 2016 (11)
- 2015 (45)
- 2014 (98)
- 2013 (95)
- 2012 (101)
- 2011 (45)
- ▼ 2016 (11)
- ► 2015 (45)
- ► 2014 (98)
- ► 2013 (95)
- ► 2012 (101)
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